‘Full Moon Tour’ set Oct. 13 at Davies Airpark

OW Staff Writer | 10/11/2019, midnight
The city of Palmdale’s Joe Davies Heritage..

The city of Palmdale’s Joe Davies Heritage Airpark at Palmdale Plant 42, 2001 Ave. P, will host a “Full Moon Tour” on Sunday, Oct. 13 from 5:30 to 10 p.m. Admission and parking is free.

Picnic tables and BBQ pits will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. The guided tours will take place at 6 and 8 p.m.

“Come see the aircraft that are part of Palmdale’s rich aerospace heritage under a moon lit sky on our free guided tour,” said Keri Smith, director of Palmdale Recreation and Culture. “Make it a very special evening by packing a picnic dinner and enjoying a beautiful evening under the stars.”

Joe Davies Heritage Airpark at Palmdale Plant 42 is a family friendly, uniquely Palmdale destination centered around displays of aircraft that portray the rich aerospace heritage and present the historical significance of United States Air Force Plant 42 in a way that generates pride among residents and prestige among peers.

Visitors to Joe Davies Heritage Airpark may view a collection of aircraft flown, tested, designed, produced or modified at United States Air Force Plant 42. The airpark includes 21 retired military aircraft on static display, plus a 1/8 scale model of the B-2 Spirit, an AGM-28 Hound Dog Missile, a B-52, a C-46, and various aircraft components. When fully developed, the airpark will showcase over 40 retired military and civilian aircraft.

For additional information, call (661) 267-5611 or visit www.cityofpalmdale.org/airpark.